Asked in Employment Law and Tax Law for Missouri

Q: Never received wages that my W-2 says I earned. Is this something I take to a legal department or the company itself?

I never received a paycheck from a place I worked for only one day and I assumed it was because I was still training. I just received a W-2 from them saying I did earn wages but I never received them despite setting up direct deposit. Who would I contact about this, some legal department or the company itself? If the legal route, what would I need to do? If the company then I apologize for wasting your time.

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Ronald J. Eisenberg
Ronald J. Eisenberg
  • Chesterfield, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: A business’s legal department is the business itself. I suggest contacting the HR or payroll person at the business.

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